Subject: Re: GNU config.guess and netbsd{aout,elf,}
To: matthew green <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 11/21/1999 23:40:41
On Mon, 22 Nov 1999 16:39:26 +1100 
 matthew green <> wrote:

 >    	  a.out        ELF
 >    	netbsd       netbsdelf (a)
 > this is what NetBSD has done `internally' so far so it would be most
 > useful if that happen externally as well.  :-)  at least, for the
 > i386 & sparc conversions, and i think the m68k folks are using the
 > same convention as well.

Personally, I think we should do:

arch-objformat-netbsd, like:


...I mean, it's not like the "vendor" portion makes any difference
in NetBSD... So why not make it do something useful?

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>